April 22nd, 2009, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 112 of 2009. The decade was the 2000s.
11 years, 7 months and 3 days have passed since April 22nd, 2009.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 22nd, 2009:
United States: Boom Boom Pow - Black Eyed Peas
United Kingdom: I'm Not Alone - Calvin Harris
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "17 Again" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is April 22nd, 2009 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2009 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.
In America, the song Boom Boom Pow by Black Eyed Peas is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, I'm Not Alone by Calvin Harris is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie 17 Again is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown is the current Prime Minister. A social network called Facebook is beginning to surge in popularity, replacing the likes of MySpace. A music genre called Dubstep has started to go mainstream.
It's 2009, so the music charts are filled with artists such as The Black Eyed Peas, Lady Gaga, Flo Rida, Taylor Swift and T.I. The term "hipster" is currently growing in use. The word is being used to describe people who are pretentious and deliberately anti-mainstream. Actor Ashton Kutcher has just beaten CNN to become the first Twitter user to reach one million followers.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Scrubs", "The Office", "Sons of Anarchy" and "RuPaul's Drag Race". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Grand Theft Auto IV", "Saints Row 2", "Dead Space" and "Left 4 Dead". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Go, Diego, Go!", "Hannah Montana", "The Hills" and "The Suite Life on Deck".
Popular toys include the likes of "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "WALL-E toys".
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 22nd, 2009.
During this period, Facebook experienced massive growth, becoming the most popular social network in the world.
Throughout 2009, a dance music genre called Dubstep began to soar in popularity.
The Hurt Locker
"The Hurt Locker" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2009.
2009 in movies.
Movies that hit the big screen in 2009 included the likes of Avatar, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, 2012, Up, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Sherlock Holmes, Angels & Demons, The Hangover, Inglorious Basterds, Zombieland, District 9 and The Blind Side.
English singer Cheryl Cole is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2009 and 2010.
Time Person of the Year 2009
Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke is named as the Time Person of the Year 2009.
2009 in music.
Popular music artists in 2009 included Kelly Clarkson, T.I., Lady Gaga, Flo Rida, Jamie Foxx, The Black Eyed Peas, Beyoncé, Pitbull, Sean Kingston, Drake, Kings of Leon, Jay Sean, Miley Cyrus, Jason Derulo, Britney Spears, Owl City and Taylor Swift.
Kings of Leon - "Use Somebody"
"Use Somebody" by Kings of Leon would go on to win a Grammy for 2009's Record of the Year.
Throughout much of 2009, there was public concern as heavy media coverage focused on the spread of a Swine Flu pandemic.
Basic facts and information about this date:
11 years, 7 months and 3 days have passed since April 22nd, 2009.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2009.
Leap Year: 2009 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on April 22nd, 2009, will be 11 years of age.
People born in 2009 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1240354800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around April 22nd, 2009:
March 25th, 2009: Youtube commentator "Hutch" uploads his first Call of Duty video.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 22nd, 2009?
Gordon Brown was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on April 22nd, 2009 was probably conceived around the 13th of July, 2008. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 22nd, 2009 is the 30th of January, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from April 22nd, 2009.
Man United defeat Portsmouth 2-0.
Chelsea and Everton draw 0-0.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Resident Evil 5 - The fifth installment in the series.
Left 4 Dead - First-person shooter game involving zombies. Developed by Valve Corporation.
Call of Duty: World at War - Developed by Treyarch. First game in the series to include Nazi Zombies.
Mirror's Edge - Adventure platform game.
Fallout 3 - Open-world role-playing game.
Dead Space - Sci-fi horror survival game.
Saints Row 2 - The second game in the series.
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots - Solid Snake returns in the fourth installment in the series.
Mafia Wars - Social media game developed by Zynga.
Grand Theft Auto IV - The fourth game in the series. Starring Niko Bellic in Liberty City.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on April 22nd, 2009.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about April 22nd, 2009.
4,235 days have passed since this date.
365,907,600 seconds have passed since the April 22nd, 2009.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 426,892,200 times.
Since April 22nd, 2009, earth has travelled approximately 188,808,321,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 60,984,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 31,468,054 steps. That's about 13,986 miles!
Since this date, 4,390,891 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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